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 - Agriculture plays an important role in Nepal’s economy, but the country’s small-scale producers face many challenges. Access to quality inputs, decent roads, irrigation and markets is patchy. Natural disasters destroy ...READ MORE
 - Farmers in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) face numerous challenges, not least of which are soil erosion, scarce inputs and extreme weather like drought, flooding and cold spells. ...READ MORE
 - Additional $11 million needed to support typhoon-affected farmers to clear land, clean canals and ensure harvests for 2014 - Immediate assistance from the international community for Philippine farmers ...read more
27/11/2013
 - Destruction in two fishing communities of Panay Island, Western Visaya (Region 6) in the Philippines. FAO is assessing the damages caused by the typhoon Haiyan.
19/11/2013
 - Regions most severely affected by the typhoon account for one-third of the total rice production in the country - Hundreds of thousands of farmers in the Philippines whose crops ...read more
19/11/2013
 -  On 8 November, Typhoon Haiyan (locally known as Yolanda) hit the Philippines. With wind speeds of 235 km/h and storm surges up to 6 m high, the ...read more
13/11/2013
 - Livelihoods and food security at risk – FAO calls for $24 million for immediate interventions FAO is mobilizing support to the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon ...read more
12/11/2013
 -  FAO responds with immediate resources and plans for resilience Among the devastation unveiling itself in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan this week in the Philippines, more information ...read more
12/11/2013
 - Contribuer à protéger les moyens de subsistance des agriculteurs les plus vulnérables touchés par les inondations et améliorer la sécurité alimentaire de leur ménage.
08/11/2013
 - To enable FAO and the World Food Programme (WFP) to provide systematic support to Food Security and Agriculture Cluster (FSAC) partners at national and regional levels ...read more
02/10/2013
 - To make a significant contribution in supporting the most impoverished communities of Pakistan in restoring their food security and re-establishing their livelihoods while strengthening resilience to ...read more
11/09/2013
 - To minimize the level of infection of H5N1 Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) viruses in Cambodia.
05/09/2013